Category Archives: Meetup

Meetup | September Goals

Meetup | September Goals

Ok, I’ve got just a bit over 1 month until my big Fall art show, “Art, for Heaven’s Sake”!! Let’s see if I’m ready: August Goals Paint the Living Room! August 31   0% Teach August FMQ Class August 31   100% Dye Layette for Pamela August 31   100% Wedding Scarf Tests for Mary… Continue Reading

Meetup | July Goals

Meetup | July Goals

Considering that I spent over a week focussing on the latest Pokorny seminar that hubby runs each summer, I got a lot accomplished this month! June Goals Wonky Tree Quilt Pattern June 8 100% New curtains for our bedroom! June 30 100% Teach FMQ Class in June June 18 100% Paint Bedroom June 15 100%… Continue Reading

Meetup | June Goals

Meetup | June Goals

Summer is here!!!! My May Term class “Mother Earth Chemistry” is over, here’s my class after their final presentations: Everyone has to dye two pieces as part of their final project. I had lots of folk interested in indigo dyeing this year and then did some fabulous work. That ombre skirt on the right is… Continue Reading

Meetup | May Goals

Meetup | May Goals

Well, the month I dread all year is upon us! I teach an intense Mayterm class, it’s getting hot, I’ve got a big show at the end of the month to get ready for, Logan needs motivation to keep on keeping on at high school…..ugh! I DID get four new Leather Handled Linen Totes finished… Continue Reading

April Goal Checkin

April Goal Checkin

I am just about done with the Spring term at the day job…everything is graded except the final exams that I give today! WooHoo! I’ve also been working on my Mayterm course, so that planning is well on its way!I I’ve been slowly working my way towards 2 events: Class Preview Day at the Redlands… Continue Reading

Meetup | April Goals

Meetup | April Goals

I’m  home alone this weekend  because hubby is performing/teaching in San Francisco and Logan is looking at the San Francisco Art Institute, so instead of dyeing eggs I’m dyeing silk scarves. I’m pretty bummed about this, even though I’ve done a bunch of travelling with another trip coming up in under 3 weeks! I’ve not got much… Continue Reading

Meetup | March Goals

Meetup | March Goals

My Spring Break went by in a FLASH! Logan and I spent several days in the Pacific Northwest looking at colleges, and then once I returned I had to help hubby throw a dinner party for Gene Pokorny (tuba player for the Chicago Symphony) as he was premiering a concerto written for him by Lalo… Continue Reading

Meetup | February Goals

Meetup | February Goals

Luckily January was a really long month, so I got to cross a couple more items on the list: January Goals  Third FMQ Club Pattern  January 14    100%  Custom Scarf for Barbara  January 15    100%  Indigo Dyed Fabric for Laine  January 15    100%  Modern Quilts Unlimited Studio Interview  January 21    100%… Continue Reading